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Gretsch G5222 Electromatic Double Jet BT - Jade Grey Metallic

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Solidbody Electric Guitar with Mahogany Body, Maple Top, Mahogany Neck, Laurel Fingerboard, and 2 Humbucking Pickups - Jade Grey Metallic
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The Gretsch Electromatic G5222 Jet BT Double-Cut with "V" Stoptail electric guitar is the perfect way to get your hands on a real Gretsch for a great price. The G5222 Jet offers you the full, warm sound of a chambered mahogany body with a maple top. A pair of Broad'Tron pickups lets you tap into the definitive tone of Gretsch's signature humbucker sound. And a mahogany neck with laurel fingerboard also brings you the familiar Gretsch feel and playability. Finally, a "V" Stoptail bridge provides a vintage look as well as great support for staying in tune. Gretsch guitar lovers here at Music Experience are big fans of the value-packed Gretsch G5222 Electromatic Jet BT.

Gretsch G5222 Electromatic Double Jet BT at a Glance:

  • Double-cut chambered mahogany body with arched maple top
  • Lower set mahogany neck for effortless access and performance
  • 12”-radius laurel fingerboard with 22 medium jumbo frets and pearloid Neo-Classic™ inlays
  • Black Top Broad’Tron™ pickups
  • Master volume with treble bleed circuit, master tone, bridge pickup volume control, neck pickup volume control and three-position toggle switch
  • Anchored Adjusto-Matic™ bridge
  • V-Stoptail
  • Black pickguard
  • Chrome hardware

    Superb tonewood pairing

    The G5222 Electromatic Jet electric guitar represents the timeless Gretsch tone by not shying away from a chambered mahogany body. It may not be the lightest tonewood around, but it is known for its rich, deep tone. A time-tested maple top also adds to the vintage tone of this guitar. The all-mahogany neck with laurel fingerboard is the proverbial icing on the cake as this combination is known for its delicious tone.

    Blacktop Broad'Tron pickups give you classic Gretsch humbucker tone

    When you want a '50s-era Gretsch guitar tone, you need real Gretsch humbuckers. That's why Gretsch gave the G5222 Electromatic Jet a pair of Blacktop Broad'Tron pickups. These humbuckers give you traditional Gretsch growl and grit, as well as deliver pristine clean tone when needed. In addition, individual pickup volume controls, master tone, and master volume with treble bleed circuit provide exceptional tonal range and control, putting you in the driver's seat as you explore your own style.

    Exceptionally flexible electronics

    The G5222 allows you to pull off a lot of tonal tricks. Volume controls for each pickup help you create a perfect balance between warmth, bite, and brilliance when both pickups are engaged. The master tone control fine-tunes your sound once you've got the pickups dialed in. Finally, a 3-position toggle allows you to select pickup combinations quickly and easily. And of course, you'll get a sweet tone from the neck and bridge pickups individually.

    What Gretsch Says...

    The all-new G5222 Electromatic® Double Jet™ BT V-Stoptail delivers Broad'Tron™ power with classic Jet clarity.

    Chambered Mahogany Bodies

    At the heart of each Electromatic Jet BT is a chambered mahogany body with maple top that produces a rich, present mid-range that accentuates big lows and shimmering highs.

    All-new Black Top Broad'Tron Pickups

    A pair of Black Top Broad'Tron pickups drive the chambered mahogany body with maple top through thick, aggressive overdrive while maintaining astounding definition and note balance suitable for the most pristine clean tone.

    Versatile Controls

    The Electromatic Jet BT is equipped with essential features that give you complete tonal control. The combination of individual pickup volume controls, master tone and master volume with treble bleed circuit provides intuitive global control over your pickup and tone settings.

    Gretsch G5222 Electromatic Double Jet BT Electric Guitar Features:

    • Vintage Gretsch stylings at a great price
    • Pair of Blacktop Broad'Tron pickups provides signature Gretsch sound
    • Chambered mahogany body and laminate maple top add bright overtones
    • Thin "U"-style neck for instant playability and feel
    • Anchored Adjusto-Matic bridge with V-Stoptail provides great sustain for each and every note
    • Pearloid big block inlays exude vintage Gretsch vibe and visuals

              Body Type Solidbody
              Body Shape Electromatic Double Jet
              Left-/Right-handed Right-handed
              Number of Strings 6
              Body Material Mahogany
              Top Material Laminated Maple
              Body Finish Gloss
              Color Jade Grey Metallic
              Neck Material Mahogany
              Neck Shape Thin U
              Radius 12"
              Fingerboard Material Laurel
              Fingerboard Inlay Pearloid Neo-Classic Thumnails
              Number of Frets 22, Medium Jumbo
              Scale Length 24.6"
              Nut Width 1.6875"
              Nut Material Synthetic Bone
              Bridge/Tailpiece Anchored Adjusto-Matic Bridge with V-Stoptail
              Tuners Die-cast, Round Buttons
              Neck Pickup Broad'Tron Humbucker
              Bridge Pickup Broad'Tron Humbucker
              Controls 1 x master volume, 2 x volume (neck/bridge), 1 x master tone
              Strings Nickel Plated Steel, .010-.046
              Case Included None
              Manufacturer Part Number 2509310519